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SPECIES Dendrolagus pulcherrimus

Author:Flannery, 1993.
Citation:Rec. Aust. Mus., 45: 38.
Common Name:Golden-mantled Tree-kangaroo
Type Locality:Papua New Guinea, West Sepik Prov., near Sibilanga, Kukumbau area on Mt. Sapau, 1120 m (332'S, 14231'E).
Distribution:Sibilanga district, Toricelli Mtns only, 680-1120 m (Papua New Guinea).
Status:Endangered.
Comments:Described as a subspecies of D. goodfellowi, but differs absolutely (diagnostically) from that species.
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